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Jeffrey Sosland

Assistant Professor
School of Prof & Extd Studies

  • The focus of Dr. Jeffrey Sosland's research is the politics of globalization and the political economy of the Middle East. He has published numerous academic works and has been an active participant in international conferences. The author of a book on water scarcity and the Arab-Israeli conflict, "Cooperating Rivals: The Riparian Politics of the Jordan River Basin." Dr Sosland also coauthored a journal article on university active and experiential learning, “Making the Grade: How a Semester in Washington May Influence Future Academic Performance” (Journal of Political Science Education). Dr. Sosland has served as an adviser to a foreign ambassador, drawn citations on the Op-Ed page of the Wall Street Journal, presented research at the U.S. State Department, appeared on C-SPAN and testified before the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. In his non-professional life he has served on the board of directors of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Capitol Chapter (past president) and the Jewish Primary Day School in Washington D.C. (past vice president) as well as enjoying long distance running (completed 15 marathons) and the company of his wife, three children and their dog. Dr. Sosland grew up in Kansas City and is a passionate Chiefs and Royals fan.
  • Degrees

    Ph.D. Georgetown University
    B.A. Harvard University
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  • School of Prof & Extd Studies
  • Brandywine - 308A
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Teaching

  • Spring 2015